Striped Nudi Eggs

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Re: Striped Nudi Eggs

Post by Max Bottomtime » Wed Apr 17, 2019 2:42 pm

It's actually eating an orange sea pen. They chew the stalk until it falls, then consume the entire animal.
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Re: Striped Nudi Eggs

Post by Tangfish » Mon Mar 19, 2018 7:39 pm

Great capture! Almost looks like the nudi is caring for the eggs after laying them, judging by the way it’s facing.

Any critter geeks here have some insight into this behavior?

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Striped Nudi Eggs

Post by Magoi » Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:55 am

Did a dive at the Junkyard a week ago and saw a bunch of Striped Nudis around. Got a shot of one that I believe was in the process of laying eggs.

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